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African American History

  1. Slavery
  2. Civil War and Reconstruction
  3. Pre-Civil Rights Movement
  4. Civil Rights Movement
  5. Post-Civil Rights Movement

  1. Slavery

    Title Year Actor / Actress
    A Woman Called Moses 1978  
    Addio Zio Tom (Goodbye Uncle Tom)  1971  
    Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery  1998  
    Amistad 1997  
    Band of Angels 1957 Sidney Poitier
    Beloved 1998 Oprah Winfrey
    Burn / Queimada 1969  
    Middle Passage, The 2002  
    Roots 1977  
    Slavery and the Making of America 2005  
    Unchained Memories: Readings From the Slave Narratives 2003  
    Uncle Tom's Cabin 1927  
    Underground Railroad, The 1999  
    Whispers of Angels: A story of the Underground Railroad 2002  


  2. Civil War and Reconstruction

    Title Year Actor / Actress
    Bicycle Corps: America's Black Army on Wheels, The 2000  
    Black Press: Soldiers Withour Swords, The 1999 Denzel Washington
    Buffalo Soldiers 1997  
    Glory 1989  
    Rise and Fall of Jim Crow, The 2002  
    Birth of a Nation, The 1915  
    Children of the Dust 1995 Sidney Poitier
    Glory 1989 Denzel Washington
    Gone With the Wind 1939  
    Ragtime 1981  


  3. Pre-Civil Rights Movement

    Title Year Actor / Actress
    10,000 Black Men Named George 2002  
    Daughters of the Dust 1991  
    Matewan 1987  
    Miss Evers' Boys 1997  
    Once Upon the Time..When We Were Colored 1995  
    Proud 2004  
    Rise and Fall of Jim Crow, The 2002  
    Rosewood 1997  
    Scottsboro: An American Tragedy 2000  
    Tuskegee Airmen, The 1995  
    A Lesson Before Dying 1999  


  4. Civil Rights Movement

    Title Year Actor / Actress
    "American Masters"- Paul Robeson: Here I Stand 1999  
    4 Little Girls 1997  
    And the Children Shall Lead 1985  
    Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman, The  1974  
    Boycott 2001  
    Brother Outsider: The Life of Bayard Rustin 2003  
    Color of Courage, The 1999  
    Crisis at Central High 1981  
    Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment 1963  
    Deacons for Defense 2003  
    Ernest Green Story, The 1993  
    Eyes on the prize 1987  
    Freedom On My Mind 1994  
    Freedom Song 2000  
    Ghosts of Mississippi 1996 Whoopi Goldgerg
    Heart of Dixie 1989  
    Home of the Brave 2004  
    Keep the Faith Baby 2002  
    King 1978  
    Lawman Without a Gun 1979  
    Long Walk Home, The 1990  
    Malcolm X 1972 Denzel Washington
    Malcolm X 1992  
    Malcolm X, Black American militant leader, 1925-1965    
    Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind 2000  
    Mississippi Burning 1988  
    Passin' It On - The Black Panthers' Search for Justice  1993  
    Rise and Fall of Jim Crow, The 2002 Sidney Poitier
    Rosa Parks Story, The 2002  
    Ruby Bridges 1998  
    Selma, Lord, Selma 1999  
    Separate But Equal 1991 Whoopi Goldgerg
    Vernon Johns Story, The 1994  
    With All Deliberate Speed 2004  
    Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till, The 2005  


  5. Post-Civil Rights Movement

    Title Year Actor / Actress
    American Blackout 2006  
    Black Indians: An American Story 2001  
    Rebels With a Cause 2000  
    Scandalize My Name: Stories Form the Blacklist 1998  
    Trials of Darryl Hunt, The 2006  

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